Sunday, September 26, 2004

Swaggart Wants to Kill Gay Men

On his Sept. 12, 2004 television show, anti-gay religious broadcaster Jimmy Swaggart launched into a virulently homophobic diatribe in which he:

said he'd kill a gay man "and tell God he died"

said that public officials who support equal marriage protections for same-sex couples should "have to marry a pig and live with him forever"

...all to the applause, laughter and approval of his congregation.

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